Was among the roughly 250 guests who attended the White House's indoor election night party, where nearly every attendee was seen not wearing a mask. A source familiar with the matter had told CNN at the time that all guests were to receive a rapid test for Covid-19.
Several guests tested positive for Covid-19 after attending a nomination ceremony in late September for Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett, where attendees commingled, shook hands and few wore masks. The White House says it constantly tests those around the President and Vice President Mike Pence, but officials often take a lax approach to following US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's guidelines to wear a mask and social distance.
Late last month, he told Fox News that the number of deaths from Covid-19 is “almost nothing” at a time when 228,000-plus Americans had succumbed to the virus. “Don tested positive at the start of the week and has been quarantining out at his cabin since the result,” the spokesman said.
Confirmed he tested positive, said he was “totally asymptomatic,” and added that “out of an abundance of precaution, I'll quarantine.” The US president’s oldest child shared the news on Instagram on Wednesday and said doctors had given him the all clear, but did not say whether he had tested negative for COVID-19 -19.
Mr Trump had announced last Friday that he had caught the coronavirus, which typically requires individuals to enter a 14-day quarantine period. The pair then pointed to a table with turkey, ravioli, several condiments, strawberry pie and, according to Mr Trump, “enough stuffing for about 97 people”.
It was also not clear whether Mr Trump and Ms Guilfoyle spent Thanksgiving Day with the president, who celebrated the annual holiday at the White House after playing golf in the morning. Ms Guilfoyle tested positive for the coronavirus in the summer shortly before she was due to attend a July 4 speech by the president at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota.
Donald Trump has tested positive for Covid-19, the latest in a string of infections to hit the president’s family and inner circle. “This morning, I tested positive for COVID-19,” the younger Giuliani, who joined the Trump White House’s Office of Public Liaison and Intergovernmental Affairs in 2017, said on Twitter.
Andrew attended his father’s controversial press conference on Thursday at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington, according to multiple reports. The elder Giuliani and other Trump campaign lawyers spoke without masks from an indoor podium, to an audience of dozens.
Trump gives divisive Mount Rushmore speech03:15 The girlfriend of President DonaldTrump's eldest son has tested positive for coronavirus, CBS News has confirmed. Kimberly Guilfoyle, a former Fox News television personality who is dating Donald Trump., had traveled to South Dakota to see the president's Fourth of July speech and fireworks show at Mount Rushmore.
Both Guilfoyle and Trump Jr., who serves as a top surrogate for the president, are isolating themselves and have canceled public events, according to Sergio For, chief of staff to the Trump campaign's finance committee. In this May 27, 2021, file photo, Donald Trump., walks with his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle after arriving at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., after traveling to Florida, with President Donald Trump.